HBA Members Half of New Iowa City Affordable Housing Committee

Posted by on Mar 22, 2021 in News

Fifty percent of the newly-formed 12-member City of Iowa City Affordable Housing Committee are Iowa City Area HBA members. They are: Jessica Andino, Andino Construction Simon Andrew, The Housing Fellowship Heath Brewer, Iowa Valley Habitat for Humanity Ellen McCabe, Housing Trust Fund of Johnson County Melissa Schooley, Great Western Bank Mark Signs, Ruhl&Ruhl Realtors Neighborhood & Development Services Director Tracy Hightshoe is the city-staff lead on the effort,...

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An NAHB Designation Shows Expertise

Posted by on Mar 19, 2021 in News

In today’s changing housing market, potential home owners have more questions than ever. How do I know if my builder or remodeler is the best one for the job? How do I choose a home sales professional that I am confident has my best interests in mind? How can I modify my home so I can continue living here after I retire?   The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) offers comprehensive training programs to builders, remodelers and other...

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Meet Women’s Council Co-Chair Grace Mestad

Posted by on Mar 11, 2021 in News

Grace Mestad has been active in the Greater Iowa City Area HBA for one year and is the 2021 Women’s Council co-chair. Grace works at PSC Distribution/Studio H2O, joining the team in 2019 as director of marketing. Her responsibilities include skillfully creating social media, blog and e-marketing content. Grace also serves on The Iowa City Area HBA Home Show and Parade of Homes Committees. “I have truly enjoyed my first year with PSC/Studio H20, including learning about the...

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Women in Construction Week

Posted by on Mar 9, 2021 in News

It’s Women in Construction Week! We are proud of all female Iowa City Area HBA members and celebrate specifically this week those who wear a hard hat. The women pictured below represent a sampling of those members. Thank you for paving the way for future women in construction.

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March Builders News

Posted by on Mar 4, 2021 in News

Check out the March edition of Builders News. Meet board member Andy Hodge of Hodge Construction, learn about the NAHB professional designations program, find out which members were 2020 Locals Love Us winners and more. March Newsletter Link    

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